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  1. Add Rievaulx Abbey to your Itinerary

    Rievaulx Abbey

    457600,48510054.25834,-1.11729
    xxx miles to York Minster

    'Everywhere peace, everywhere serenity, and a marvellous freedom from the tumult of the world.' These words, written over eight centuries ago by the monastery's third abbot St Aelred, could describe Rievaulx today.

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  2. Add Helmsley Castle to your Itinerary

    Helmsley Castle

    Helmsley

    461200,48369954.24534,-1.06232
    xxx miles to York Minster

    Explore the castle's changing fortunes. From formidable fortress to battle-scarred ruins. With other additions including a mansion house.

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  3. Add Newburgh Priory Estate to your Itinerary

    Newburgh Priory Estate

    Newburgh Priory

    454099,47639754.18052,-1.17258
    xxx miles to York Minster

    A beautiful Grade-1 listed mansion set in 40 acres of grounds. Newburgh Priory is open to the public and also available to hire exclusively for weddings, conferences, outdoor events and other functions.

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  4. Add Castle Howard to your Itinerary

    Castle Howard

    Castle Howard

    471600,46999954.12089,-0.90601
    xxx miles to York Minster

    300 year old historic house & garden near York. Open to the public, including farm shop, gift shops, garden centre, cafés and adventure playground.

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  5. Add Selby Abbey to your Itinerary

    Selby Abbey

    Selby

    461640,43235053.78384,-1.06596
    xxx miles to York Minster

    Selby Abbey is unique in the North of England, as the first monastery to be founded in the North after the Norman Conquest and one of the few in England to have survived as a parish church.

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  6. Add Scarborough Castle to your Itinerary

    Scarborough Castle

    Scarborough

    504930,48921254.28778,-0.38954
    xxx miles to York Minster

    Scarborough castle conceals over 3000 years of turbulent history dating right back to the bronze age. It is said that King Richard III enjoyed the view from the battlements so much so that he still walks them today!

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  7. Add Whitby Abbey to your Itinerary

    Whitby Abbey

    490099,51119954.48815,-0.61064
    xxx miles to York Minster

    The moody and magnificent ruins of Whitby Abbey have drawn successive generations – from Saints to Dracula - to this site of settlement, religious devotion and even literary inspiration.

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  8. Add Newby Hall & Gardens to your Itinerary

    Newby Hall & Gardens

    434800,46739954.10132,-1.4693
    xxx miles to York Minster

    One of Britain's finest Adam houses with Chippendale furniture, Gobelin tapestries and classical statuery. With 25 acres of garden including one of Europe's largest double herbaceous borders, a woodland walk & contemporary sculpture park.

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  9. Add Beningbrough Hall, Gallery & Gardens to your Itinerary

    Beningbrough Hall, Gallery & Gardens

    York

    451800,45849954.01991,-1.21087
    xxx miles to York Minster

    Set in the Vale of York, within easy reach of Harrogate and Leeds, Beningbrough Hall is the perfect location to see changing art exhibitions in the galleries. The baroque hall is surrounded by acres of beautifully kept, formal gardens and parkland.

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  10. Add Nunnington Hall to your Itinerary

    Nunnington Hall

    Nr Helmsley

    466899,47929954.20509,-0.97585
    xxx miles to York Minster

    Picturesque 17th Century house with organically managed walled garden, famous for its miniature rooms collection and changing programme of high profile art and photography exhibitions and an innovative events programme.
    https://www.nationaltrust.org…

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  11. Remove Scampston Hall & Walled Garden from your Itinerary

    Scampston Hall & Walled Garden

    Malton

    486279,47564754.16938,-0.67986
    xxx miles to York Minster

    An exciting 4 acre contemporary garden, created by Piet Oudolf, with striking perennial meadow planting as well as traditional spring/autumn borders. Scampston Hall also opens to visitors for a shorter season in the summer

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  12. Add Kirkham Priory to your Itinerary

    Kirkham Priory

    Malton

    473399,46580054.0829,-0.8795
    xxx miles to York Minster

    The ruins of this Augustinian priory include a magnificent carved gatehouse declaring to the world the priory's association with the rich & powerful.

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  13. Remove Mother Shipton’s Cave from your Itinerary

    Mother Shipton’s Cave

    KNARESBOROUGH

    434522,45708954.00868,-1.47471
    xxx miles to York Minster

    Historic woodland park with Mother Shipton’s Cave where the famous prophetess was born. Next to the Cave the waters of the Petrifying well turn everyday objects to stone. The park includes a playground, and museum & gift shop.

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  14. Add Aldborough Roman Site to your Itinerary

    Aldborough Roman Site

    Nr Boroughbridge

    440400,46649854.09281,-1.38379
    xxx miles to York Minster

    The museum houses many objects from the once sophisticated town of Roman Britain's largest tribe.

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  15. Add Byland Abbey to your Itinerary

    Byland Abbey

    454799,47879954.20203,-1.16142
    xxx miles to York Minster

    Once one of the great northern monasteries & an outstanding example of early gothic architecture. Second largest collection of floor tiles in Europe.

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  16. Add Pickering Castle to your Itinerary

    Pickering Castle

    Pickering

    479799,48429954.24817,-0.7768
    xxx miles to York Minster

    Built by William the Conqueror, this Royal castle was used by a succession of Medieval Kings as a hunting lodge, holiday home and stud farm.

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  17. Add Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal water garden to your Itinerary

    Fountains Abbey & Studley Royal water garden

    Ripon

    427600,46929954.11883,-1.57923
    xxx miles to York Minster

    Tucked away in the secluded Skell valley, this World Heritage Site promises to surprise and captivate. Spread over 800 acres, explore some of the most complete Cistercian abbey ruins in the country, wander through the follies and white statues of…

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